WebSphere Cast Iron for Salesforce – SAP Integration

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Jul 30, 2012 (4 years and 10 months ago)

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WebSphere Cast Iron value for SAP customers:

Reduce
Risk & TCO =
Futureproof
Save Up to 80%
in Time & Costs
= ROI in Months
Increase IT
Self
-
Sufficiency =
Unlock the Shop
On
-
premise
Applications
Integrate in Days using Tips
Multi
-
tenant Cloud
Service
Physical appliances (IBM
Datapower
)
Virtual appliances (
VMware
)
Thousands of customer integrations
Proven
Flexible
Rapid
Reduce
Risk & TCO =
Futureproof
Save Up to 80%
in Time & Costs
= ROI in Months
Increase IT
Self
-
Sufficiency =
Unlock the Shop
Reduce
Risk & TCO =
Futureproof
Save Up to 80%
in Time & Costs
= ROI in Months
Increase IT
Self
-
Sufficiency =
Unlock the Shop
On
-
premise
Applications
Integrate in Days using Tips
Multi
-
tenant Cloud
Service
Physical appliances (IBM
Datapower
)
Virtual appliances (
VMware
)
Thousands of customer integrations
Proven
Proven
Flexible
Flexible
Rapid
Rapid

Solution Brief

WebSphere Cast Iron for
Salesforce


SAP
Integration


Why WebSphere Cast Iron
for
Salesforce
-

SAP
Integration


Overview

Rapid:

WebSphere Cast Iron offers
out
-
of
-
the
-
box SAP and
Force.com

platform
connectivity, a graphical
configurati
on approach, and reusable
templates called TIPs for most common
S
alesforce and SAP scenarios. The
result: companies have completed SAP
integrations in days, not months.

Flexible:

WebSphere Cast Iron is
the only solution that offers
flexibility of deploymen
t


companies can chose a physical
appliance, a virtual appliance or a
multi
-
tenant Cloud service to
connect SAP and
Force.com
. All
three form factors provide the
same user experience.








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Copyright IBM Corporation 2011

You’ve standardized on SAP
for years but now are adopting
salesforce.com’s cloud platform, Force.com, to rapidly connect with
your employees, customers and partners in new and more productive
ways. And now you need to synchronize business information on
orders, products, customers a
nd more from SAP to the new Cloud
services you’re deploying.
But you don’t want to start a lengthy
project requiring deep integration expertise and complex software.
S
ound familiar?

WebSphere Cast Iron Cloud Integration offers a “configuration, not
coding”

approach to enable Force.com customers to complete SAP
integration projects in days. Whether you’re deploying custom Cloud
services on Force.com or are using Salesforce Chatter for real
-
time
event notifications,
WebSphere Cast Iron dramatically simplifies

SAP
integration projects
and empowers you to deliver these in days
.

Proven:
WebSphere Cast Iron is the
most widely deployed solution today
for
S
alesforce and SAP integrations.
Hundreds of mid
-
market and
enterprise customers are using Cast
Iron to connect
Salesforce APIs

with
SAP and other systems.



Energy
division of
global manufacturing leader


Problem:



Need to harmonize business processes between the Salesforce & SAP platforms
.



Need to provide real
-
time visibility of shipment delays to sales teams via Chatter.



Custom code not scalable and reliabl
e.


Solution & Results:



Cast Iron integrates orders & invoice data in real
-
time between SAP & Salesforce platforms.



SAP integration delivered in 10 days, resulting in immediate increase in sales productivity.



Chatter & Cast Iron also provide business users

with real
-
time visibility of shipment delays processed
in SAP.



Given how easy it was to connect SAP and
S
alesforce using Cast Iron, it was almost a no
-
brainer
for us to use…we rolled out
our

initial SAP integration project in 10 days and now have more t
han
180 orchestrations running




Randy Berger,
P
rocess
& App Dev
Manager, Siemens Energy

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TyJ8yYouJBw


Randy Berger,
P
rocess
& App Dev
Manager, Siemens Energy

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TyJ8yYouJBw





Global leader in near
-
patient diagnostics and health management


Problem:



Highly acquisitive company with multiple back
-
office appli
cations.



Salesforce used as a p
latform to deliver
a
superior customer experience.



Needed to provide 360
°

of customer compliant data by unlocking
SAP
information
.


Solution & Results:



Cast Iron integrates customer data between

Salesforce &
SAP

in real time.



Services team no longer ha
s

to
"
‘swivel chair’ to multiple systems to access critical data


they have
all
the
information they need in
S
alesforce
.



SAP integration project was delivered in
10 days

& saved $225K in yearly costs.



Salesforce and Cast Iron
help us deliver a superior customer experience. We’ve not only saved
thousands of dollars in IT costs but also benefited by significantly increasing our business user
productivity.


Jonathan Stern, VP of Marketing Operations, Alere


More Information:



Live 10 Minute SAP


Salesforce Demo



White Paper on SAP Integration




WebSphere
Cast Iron product details



Contact
:
erosa@us.ibm.com





WebSphere Cast Iron for Salesforce


SAP Integration
Case Studies

Solution Brief

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Copyright IBM Corporation 2011